Double your dating cliff notes
Your ultimate goal is to spend eternity with Heavenly Father, and in His kingdom we will live as eternal families.So the ultimate goal of dating is to find an eternal companion you can make and keep temple covenants with.Do things that will help you and your companions maintain your self-respect and remain close to the Spirit of the Lord” (25).says, “Not all teenagers need to date or even want to.
These skills will be helpful in your social interactions and then later in courtship and marriage.
Modern prophets have counseled us to follow this standard because they know that it will protect us and help us to be happy.
Turning 16 isn’t necessarily a magical event that makes you suddenly ready to date.
It is good for you to go to games and dances and picnics, to do all of the young things. We encourage you to set high standards of dating.” Whatever you call it—“going out,” “dating,” or even “hanging out”—if you are pairing up with someone so that you can spend time together, it’s pretty much the same thing.
To know if it’s a date, ask these questions: (1) What’s in your heart and mind; what is your intent? (3) Are you pairing up—talking to and being close to one person exclusively—even while in a group of friends?